“What is the campus climate like?” posed Peter Crougan, the president of UCSF’s Graduate Professional Student Association (GPSA) at a recent GPSA meeting that focused discussion on diversity across campus.

A new student chapter of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Medical has been established at UCSF.

Synapse, UCSF’s online student newspaper, presents a journalism writing workshop. 

It all started with some blank cards (28 to be exact), a trusty old gel pen, some watercolors, and a challenge.

I think it can be hard to strike a balance between being ambitious in one's chosen profession, while also being cognizant of tending to other areas of life.

With the start of this year Synapse set out to some ambitious goals to highlight the depth and breadth of our student body.

Have you ever wondered, what culture truly means? More importantly, how does an individual’s culture and diverse experiences contribute to their identity?

Dear Mama M, My boyfriend and I started a long-distance relationship when I left for school and we currently live on opposite sides of the country. It's been really tough to maintain this relationship over the past year, and we're looking at continued separation for the rest of my time in medical school. I love him, but I don't know how long I can keep doing this.

On October 5, Governor Jerry Brown made history by signing the End of Life Option Act into law in California.

“Here’s something wholesome and delicious for you to enjoy,” a smiling nurse says in a vintage Coca-Cola magazine ad. “Coca-Cola is served as a beverage in leading hospitals,” boasts another ad from the same period.